PROCLAMATION OF KING EDWARD VIII
Full length video
Title: PROCLAMATION OF KING EDWARD VIII
Reference number: 2685
Director: [filmed by William Watt]
Running time: 2.47 mins
Shotlist: [Shotlisted at different speed - actual timing is 2.47 mins @ 18 fps] No title. Dufftown schoolchildren parade into square (0.48) ls spectators assemble at the bottom of the clock tower. c/u individuals [plaque and white phone box at base of tower are visible] (1.35) ls Provost Spence reads proclamation from newspaper; closer shot of Provost, he leads the crowd in three cheers (2.42) ls two women listening from a distance (2.47) Crowd disperses (3.02) (Shotlisted with information from local sources).